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Nov 7, 2012 5:00pm EST
. >> reporter: new york city officials encouraging folks ravaged by sandy to seek igher ground while closing down all parks, playgrounds, and beaches in anticipation of the storm. >> the fdny positioned 20 ambulances and task forces with other equipment near potential flood areas in brooklyn, queens, and on staten island. we think we're ready for anything. >> reporter: major airlines also canceling flights in and out of the region. united and american both suspending service in the new york city area today and some other airlines asking passengers headed to the northeast to reschedule their flights for a later date offering to waive the usual fee for doing so. the nor'easter intensify throughout the evening and last into thursday morning, pounding the region with a mix of high winds, freezing rain, sleet, and snow. in new york, fox news. >> you can track the storm. download it to your iphone, ipad or droid. >>> tonight with the election over, the focus returns to washington where there were promises of cooperation today and from republican and democratic leader. the nation is still m
FOX
Nov 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
normal here in new york city. the subway system partially reopened today on north of 34th streets and tunnels are still flooded. to ease congestion on the streets, police are only allowing vehicles into the city that have at least three people in them. >>> air traffic, meantime s completely restored in new york and all of the major airports are open. laguardia reopened on a limited schedule. kennedy and newark liberty he reopened. as a precaution, airline officials urged customers to confirm any flight in or out of the city n. new jersey, lines to the gas pump, again, hundreds of cars deep. some people waited more than an hour to fill up. sandy left many gas stations short on fuel and out of power. now, fuel trucks are finding it difficult to get around and replenish the gas stations. in hoboken, for example, there are still some 20,000 people trapped by flood waters. he's the latest. >> reporter: this is the scene today in hoboken, new jersey. what a difference a day makes. this town was just inundated with water. we have the national guard in and, boy, they did in yeoman work in the
FOX
Nov 5, 2012 5:00pm EST
ballots. the new york city mayor michael bloomberg is working to ensure voters won't miss their opportunity to participate in this election. >> we'll do anything we can to help the board of elections. we have to make sure that everyone can vote. it's not going to be easy, but we'll work hard on that. >> reporter: officials are taking steps to ensure voter turnout. >> the polling places that are not destroyed and don't have power, you still go to your polling place. >> we'll have trucks set up there and you'll vote old school. the paper ballot and that means it's going to take us longer to count. everyone will have an opportunity to vote. >> reporter: with the aftermath of sandy taking center stage, some say the presidential race is not the main concern. >> it's really like on the back burner. i don't know what we're doing as far as voting. my school was at the block. i don't quite know yet. >> reporter: others say that voting is a top priority. >> you know with a week in advance, the same people were planning for whatever. they also should have been planning an alternative votin
FOX
Nov 15, 2012 5:00pm EST
indicted on murder and kidnapping charges. patz wentmissing in new york city in 1979 while walking to his bus stop and his body was never found. hernandez's attorney said his client is schizophrenic and prone to hallucinations. the next court date is next month where he will enter a plea. >>> we know the identity of a man who wrongfully accused elmo's puppeteer of sexually abusing him as a teenager. he's 24 years old, an aspiring model. earlier this week, stevens recanted the story and said that he and elmo's puppeteer, kevin clash, had a consensual relationship. the website, the smoking gun, reports that stevens was in trouble before. he was reportedly arrested in 2009 and accused of receiving stolen goods. the case was dismissed. >> the news edge at 6 starts right now. >> >>> emotionally, it's devastating to learn that you had anything to do with it. >> off of the top tonight on the news edge, a fox 5 exclusive. tribble was convicted of murder over 30 years ago. his hair found at the scene of the crime, a key piece of evidence. dna testing later found that hair didn't belong to him. his
FOX
Nov 2, 2012 5:00pm EDT
bucket trucks. dominion has underground line crews in new york city and helping to restore power in lower manhattan. >>> to the latest on super storm send, the long cleanup and recovering process continues in new york. the death toll rises to 39. countless homes completely destroyed and some, as you can see, reduced to rubble. widespread power outages carrying into the weekend and some really long lines for gasoline. david lee miller has the latest. >> reporter: new york mayor bloomberg touring the damage in brooklyn, urging patience to millions of new yorkers worn down by sandy's wrath. >> we are doing what we can as fast as we can consistent with making sure that we have no further loss of life. >> reporter: folks frustrated with long lines for gas, new york governor andrew cuomo said relief is on the way. cuomo said the coast guard cleared debris from new york harbor, allowing tankers to re- enter ports and more fuel will be en route soon, along with $100 million for relief. >> millions of gallons of gasoline are now through the harbor and going into the distribution network. >>
FOX
Nov 13, 2012 5:00pm EST
one. the new york city mayor asking the federal government for $500 million to help pay for immediate repairs around the city. >> we need to repair or replace boiler systems, backup generators, elevators and ventilation, air conditioningy, and lengthical systems, and we have to repair areas damaged by flood waters. >> reporter: in new jersey, gas rationing is over but the recovery effort is rolling along. fema said they approved $127 million worth of federal assistance for new jersey residents and opened 22 disaster centers in 19 counties. molly line, fox news, new jersey. >>> closer to home, the mayor of ocean city said an historic fishing pier destroyed by hurricane sandy or superstorm sandy, as it was, will be rebuilt. the pier was badly damaged during the storm two weeks ago. a large section was completely destroyed and the pilings that were left standing have since been removed. the current franchise holder of the pier has committed to rebuilding it and the mayor expects it to be rebuilt for the entire season. >> and that would be nice. i know they dealing with months and months
FOX
Nov 12, 2012 5:00pm EST
$250 to buy groceries. and one winner will get to come to new york city, spend a couple days. we'll have lunch together, workout together. you get a massage and spa. it's worth the prize. pay attention and write the words down. >> we will be looking forward to it. you can catch the dr. oz show at 4:00 p.m. right here on fox 5. thank you, dr. oz. >> a maryland nursing home is facing scrutiny following the death of a patient. our fox 5 investigation uncovered a history of health and safety violations at saint thomas moore nursing home. sherry lee is here now with more. >> maryland's health department tell fox 5 it has serious concerns. state inspections have found deficiencies over the last several years. it has so many problems, the facility has been on a nationwide medicare list of nursing homes with poor quality care and it hasn't shown improvement. the state has investigated numerous complaints at the facility this year including one three months ago when a patient died. >> they failed to respond appropriately in an emergency situation and failed to provide the proper care to this
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